The table below looks at the statistics for MCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSA over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
Rank 154 189 180
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSA 37 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.03% 0.51% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.68% 2.27% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 47
Median salary £33,500 £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,720 £16,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
MCSA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
790 1013 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.91% 22.56% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 671 757 1007
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSA across the West Yorkshire region.

MCSA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MCSA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MCSA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 25 £38,000 +5.55% 1
Bradford +6 6 £28,750 -23.33% 1
MCSA
Yorkshire

MCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 89 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (77.53%) Windows
3 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
3 56 (62.92%) Windows Server
4 52 (58.43%) Microsoft
5 46 (51.69%) MS Excel
6 41 (46.07%) VMware
7 35 (39.33%) MCSE
8 33 (37.08%) ITIL
9 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (31.46%) SQL
10 28 (31.46%) Cisco
11 27 (30.34%) VPN
11 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
12 26 (29.21%) Firewall
13 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
14 22 (24.72%) CCNA
14 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
16 20 (22.47%) LAN
16 20 (22.47%) WAN
16 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (20.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (20.22%) SAN
17 18 (20.22%) Degree
18 17 (19.10%) MCITP
18 17 (19.10%) MS Office
19 16 (17.98%) MCP
19 16 (17.98%) Time Management
20 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012

MCSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) IIS
3 4 (4.49%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (51.69%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.10%) MS Office
3 8 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Office 365
2 8 (8.99%) Mimecast
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) VPN
2 26 (29.21%) Firewall
3 20 (22.47%) LAN
3 20 (22.47%) WAN
4 18 (20.22%) SAN
5 15 (16.85%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.99%) ADSL
7 8 (8.99%) MPLS
7 8 (8.99%) VLAN
8 7 (7.87%) DNS
9 5 (5.62%) DHCP
9 5 (5.62%) Internet
9 5 (5.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.87%) QlikView
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.49%) Biml
5 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.49%) Power BI
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.49%) JIRA
2 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Games
3 4 (4.49%) Legal
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 19 (21.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (17.98%) Support Engineer
5 15 (16.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (14.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (13.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (12.36%) Support Analyst
9 10 (11.24%) Architect
9 10 (11.24%) Service Analyst
9 10 (11.24%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (10.11%) Database Architect
10 9 (10.11%) IT Engineer
10 9 (10.11%) IT Support
10 9 (10.11%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (10.11%) Server Engineer
10 9 (10.11%) Storage Architect
10 9 (10.11%) Windows Server Engineer
11 8 (8.99%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) MDX
2 1 (1.12%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) IVR
2 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) Online Games
2 5 (5.62%) Social Network
2 5 (5.62%) Web 2.0
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) Statistics
3 4 (4.49%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 69 (77.53%) Windows
2 56 (62.92%) Windows Server
3 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
4 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.87%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) ITIL
2 18 (20.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (17.98%) Time Management
4 13 (14.61%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (10.11%) Software Testing
6 8 (8.99%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.99%) Regulatory Compliance
6 8 (8.99%) Supplier Management
7 5 (5.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.62%) Machine Learning
7 5 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.62%) Service Management
7 5 (5.62%) Test Planning
7 5 (5.62%) Web Filtering
8 4 (4.49%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (4.49%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (4.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Perl
2 5 (5.62%) Python
2 5 (5.62%) R
3 4 (4.49%) C#
3 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (39.33%) MCSE
3 22 (24.72%) CCNA
3 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (20.22%) Degree
5 17 (19.10%) MCITP
6 16 (17.98%) MCP
7 11 (12.36%) MCDST
8 10 (11.24%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (10.11%) CCEA
9 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (8.99%) CCNP
11 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
2 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) SCCM
2 6 (6.74%) WSUS
3 3 (3.37%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.25%) DameWare
4 2 (2.25%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (58.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (46.07%) VMware
3 28 (31.46%) Cisco
4 15 (16.85%) HP
5 13 (14.61%) Avaya
5 13 (14.61%) Citrix
6 8 (8.99%) Forcepoint
6 8 (8.99%) Sophos
7 7 (7.87%) SonicWALL
8 4 (4.49%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (4.49%) Sun
8 4 (4.49%) Tableau
9 1 (1.12%) Apple
9 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.12%) Dell
9 1 (1.12%) IBM
9 1 (1.12%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.12%) Sage
9 1 (1.12%) Symantec
9 1 (1.12%) WatchGuard
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago